July 2016 - Our Passports
0
archive,date,eltd-core-1.0.1,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,borderland child-child-ver-1.0.0,borderland-ver-1.8,vertical_menu_enabled, vertical_menu_left, vertical_menu_width_290, vertical_menu_background_opacity,smooth_scroll,paspartu_enabled,paspartu_on_top_fixed,paspartu_on_bottom_fixed,vertical_menu_inside_paspartu,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-4.12,vc_responsive
  • Military attaché to Kabul
  • WW2 special passport for Afghanistan.
  • 2
  • WW2 special passport for Afghanistan.
  • 4
  • WW2 special passport for Afghanistan.
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10

Military attaché to Kabul

WW2 rarity – special passport for Afghanistan. We are all familiar with the various official passports and travel documents that were issued to be used in Europe during the war and more when it comes to German or Allied i...

  • WWII French consular stamps
  • WWII French passport visa
  • 3
  • WWII French passport visa
  • 5
  • 6

WWII French consular stamps

The various forms used during the war. During the period of the occupation, the various French diplomatic missions and legations throughout the Allied and neutral countries went through several changes in their definition and ...

  • photos of old passports
  • photos of old passports
  • Thank you all!
  • photos of old passports
  • 6

Thank you all!

It has been 1 year since this site has opened. Would like to thank everyone who has contributed in support and in kind words during this past year. Have learned much about our mutual hobby of collecting old passports and documents, and I was ver...

  • United Nations Command
  • United Nations Command
  • Korean War passport
  • Korean War passport
  • Cold War passport
  • Cold War passport
  • 6
  • occupation of Japan
  • occupation of Japan
  • WW2 Chinese visa
  • 10
  • 11
  • Korean visa
  • US occupation visa
  • 14
  • 15
  • 16
  • Allied visa

United Nations Command

Korean War issued special visa. One of the aftermaths of the Second World War was the Korean War that broke out on the Korean peninsula in 1950 and lasted until 1953, with the division of forces and population behind the 38th parallel; a division that...

  • 1944 German Dienstpass
  • 1944 German Dienstpass
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10

Another German Dienstpass

1944 late-war Service passport. Here is a lovely well-preserved sample, issued to a civilian working most likely in the transport/logistics sector. His additional documents also indicate that he is a Kaufm...

  • 0
  • post-WWI passport issued in liberated former Russian territory.
  • 2
  • early visa for Palestine
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • post-WWI passport issued in liberated former Russian territory.
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12

Former Russian land issued passport

New Second Republic issued document. One of the major outcomes of the First World War was the transformation it had on the old world order and the changes it brought: The world that entered into that war back in 1914 was not the same one...

  • WW2 German evacuation and deportation papers.
  • WW2 German deportation papers.
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8

German evacuation/deportation papers

The expulsion of Germans from liberated countries. One of the outcomes to the end of hostilities in Europe of 1945 was the mass reprisals and expulsion of Germans from liberated European countries. The horrific occupation and treatment of c...

  • British Palestine passport
  • British Palestine passport
  • British Palestine passport
  • 3
  • 4
  • Israel air force 1948
  • Israel air force 1948
  • Israel air force 1948 pilot's passport
  • Israel passport
  • Israel passport
  • 10

Pioneer Israeli pilot – 1948

Passport used to smuggle to Israel its first fighter planes. Yitzhak Efraim Henenson was one of the county’s early pilots, taking part in some of the decisive battles following the delectation of Independence; before and after. The passport here is a fascinating addition to ones...

  • WWI United States Special passport
  • WWI United States Special passport
  • WWI Special passport
  • 4

WWI United States Special passport

Vice-Governor of the Philippine Islands. It is not that often that opportunity knocks on ones door. A few months ago I had the chance of finding an important document and was lucky enough to add it into my collection. United States special passport number 800...

  • WW2 service passport
  • WW2 service passport
  • WW2 service passport
  • WW2 Croatian Service-Passport
  • WW2 Croatian Service-Passport
  • 5
  • WW2 German passport visa
  • 7
  • 8
  • WW2 German passport visa
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13

1941 Croatian (NDH) Service-Passport

WW2 passport issued to a consulate official. The Independent State of Croatia (NDH) was founded on April 10th of 1941 after the Axis invasion of Yugoslavia. The small "new" country was actually never truly independent, since it was controlled or heavily influenced by both Germany...